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Wolverine Skater in the Spotlight
The Great Skate Wolverines are proud of all our skaters. Occasionally we will put one in the spotlight with a more in-depth interview.
Coaches comments (Coach Robb Dunn):

Traci is the ultimate teammate. She helps keep practices flowing by leading stretches. While extremely competitive she nonetheless supports all her teammates, including those she competes against.

Name: Traci Morrison

Age/Division: 37 years old, Standard Master Ladies

Years Speed Skating: 3rd year

What is your greatest achievement in skating?: Sweeping JO Nationals during my first year on speed skates.

What motivates you to do well in skating?: Knowing that I have not reached my full potential.

What are you short-term goals in skating?: For 2004, to improve my passing skills and starts.

What are you long-term goals?: To gain (and use) “race sense”

What is your favorite competition/meet?: The St. Patrick’s Day Invitational in Rosewell, GA

What is your favorite drill?: Circle drills

What is your least favorite drill?: High-speed passing (but it is good for me)

What would you tell a non-skater is the most fun about skating?: The most fun about skating is having a team to share your ups and downs with.

How has speed Skating helped you in your everyday life? If so, how?: Speed skating increases your drive in and out of the rink. You can think and react faster in just about every thing. It creates wonderful friendships and can strengthen families.

Mandy, Darian, and Makayla O'Neil

Samantha and Stephanie Tierney

Paul Lomangino

Jessica Challis